This shows examples of the smaller pieces in this design when they have been fluxed, soldered, and rubbed with a copper patina process. Each piece must individually be done so that each piece is completely covered properly. Yes it does take quite awhile.
2013 will mark my 13th year working with glass. My third year in painting. I push the envelope as far as what I can create with both mediums. Good things happen when glass breaks or mistakes happen...from there more is beautifully and meaningfully revealed.